LionSales is an adware program that hijacks web browsers Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome for displaying ads and deals in your web browsers. Then it collects your clicks and let to charge business partners for promotion. LionSales consist of many components like Widows based program and similarly named web browser extensions. Computer users often get frustrated with removing adware. In fact, it is not as difficult to remove LionSales components as you might think. You can use the following removal guide or use a removal tools that saves your time and trouble of making some error during manual removel.
LionSales is often automatically installed in a deceptive for user’s way along with other free programs. Unless you notice presence of this adware in setup wizard for a free program that you download, then it is automatically installed along with a free program and you get ads in your web browsers. If you try to remove LionSales, you need to perform different procedures for removing all the adware component from your computer, or use some removal tool for making this job for you.
This removal guide will help you to remove LionSales manually. If you want to get rid of ads in your web browser and malicious programs that are spying on you, then you need some detection tool like SpyHunter anti-malware scanner that offers quality detection, clean removal, and real-time protection against malicious programs.
What is LionSales?
LionSales is a program and web browser extension that are designed for tracking your web browsing and displaying ads and deals in your Chrome, Firefox, or Internet Explorer when you visits various websites. LionSales adware consists of a similarly named Windows application and plugins present as web browser extensions, add-ons, and BHO. These LionSales components are designed for tracking your web browsing and displaying advertising in various ways. If you click on LionSales ads, then the owner gets profit for your click from promoters. That is why LionSales is often deceptively installed. It wastes your time, web traffic, and compromises your privacy since gathered information about your habits are often shared among promoters. LionSales is often distributed with free program downloads. It is deceptively installed unless you disable this optional program before installing the program that you download. Removing LionSales is quite straight, but other adware that might come with it is often difficult to remove without special tools.
Protection against deceptively installed adware:
If you want to avoid installing programs like LionSales, then you need to be careful while installing free programs. You can protect your computer with programs like SpyHunter that can trace your installations, warn you on all known threats to your security and privacy, and remove any threat found on your computer. Pay attention to check boxes placed in a setup wizard for a free program that you are installing. It helps you to notice additional programs bundled to the one you get. Always use “custom” installation instead of “typical”, or “normal” since these options might hide adware programs.
LionSales Adware Removal ToolLionSales Removal Tool is a part of SpyHunter that easily remove LionSales and other malicious programs found on your computer. It detects all malicious elements and tracking cookies related to LionSales malware. Free scanner shows you all the details and helps to delete LionSales components manually if you want. This software is timely updated and offers a free professional support for removing mutating viruses. It helps to remove stubborn PUP (potentially unwanted programs) and spyware, protects DNS connection, your web browsers, ActiveX components, and other system elements form malware infection. SpyHunter helps to guard your computer against LionSales and other threats. It protects your security and privacy.
Remove LionSales from Windows
You need to uninstall all the LionSales components manually. First you need to uninstall the program using “Add/Remove programs”. Then you need to remove web browser add-on components that belong to LionSales.
Use the following guide for manual removal. Then scan your computer with anti-malware and anti-virus software to make sure that other threats are found and removed.
Uninstall LionSales on Windows 8
- On Metro screen click on "Search" icon. Then, type "Remove Program" in the input box and click on "Uninstall a program" menu option.
- Select "LionSales" program and click "Uninstall" button at the top of the list.
Optional: If on a desktop, right click "Start" button (or the lower left corner) to open the "Quick Access Menu". Then find and click on "Programs and Features"
Optional: Click on "Control Panel" option. Find and click "Uninstall a Program" link in the menu list placed under "Programs" menu option.
Uninstall LionSales on Windows 7, Vista
- Click on "Start" button at the bottom left corner of the desktop and select "Control Panel" option on the right
- Click on "Programs and Features" menu option in the Control Panel
- Search the program list and highlight LionSales program. Then, click "Uninstall" button and confirm program removal.
Uninstall LionSales on Windows XP
Uninstalling LionSales from Windows XP is very similar to one shown above. There are minor differences in a process:
- Click on "Start" button at the bottom left corner of the desktop.
- Select "Control Panel" in the menu on the right
- Find and double-click "Add/Remove Programs" list item in the Control Panel
- Search the program list and click on LionSales program. Then, click "Remove" button.
Remove LionSales from Chrome
Remove LionSales extensions from Google Chrome
- Start Google Chrome and click on Menu icon in the top-right corner. Select Settings in the drop down list.
- Click on Extensions on the left to display installed Chrome extensions. Find LionSales extension and click on "Remove from Chrome" icon.
- Restart your browser.
Remove LionSales from Firefox
Remove LionSales add-on from Mozilla Firefox
- Open Mozilla Firefox and click Menu icon at the top-right corner. Click on Add-ons icon.
- Select Extensions on the sidebar. Find LionSales add-on. Right-click it, and then click Remove button.
- Restart Firefox to complete the removal.
Remove LionSales from Internet Explorer
Remove LionSales extensions from Internet Explorer
- Start Internet Explorer click Tools icon in the top-right corner.
- Click on Manage add-ons option.
- Select Toolbars and Extensions tab on left, right-click on LionSales, and then click Disable option.
- Restart your web browser.
Note: This manual removal procedure is quite time consuming. If your value your time, then you can save it by using LionSales Removal Tool instead of the manual removal and scan your system with bundled free anti-spyware program to get rid of other computer infections.
Remove LionSales Adware Infection Completely
LionSales adware might be spread in a bundle with other like programs. As a result, your system might be also infected with malicious programs used by cyber criminals for stealing money and illegal activities. After you remove LionSales adware you have to run full anti-virus scan with an updated version of your antivirus. Then it is a good idea to scan your system with anti-malware program like SpyHunter 4. This software comes with a free professional support and a free scanners that you can use for manual malware removal, or opt for an automated removal process that is more safe and reliable.